Cannes Lions




Lions Innovation Festival highlights data, technology as powerful catalysts for creativity
Lions Innovation Festival highlights data, technology as powerful catalysts for creativity

The newly launched Creative Data Lions and expanded Innovation Lions, forming part of a new, two-day Lions Innovation Festival within next year's International Festival of Creativity...

3 Nov 2014 09:17

Online copy of the Cannes report 2014 now available
Online copy of the Cannes report 2014 now available

Lions Festivals announces the launch of the official 2014 Cannes Report online through the Cannes Lions Archive. Offering rankings, analysis and insight...

14 Oct 2014 08:59

Storytelling via social engagement a strong trend
Storytelling via social engagement a strong trend

Simon Schwaighofer is the Creative Director at Red Bull Creative, the brand's in-house agency in Salzburg. In August he will visit SA to speak at The Best of Global...

By Hando Sinisalu and Maarja Laasu 31 Jul 2014 05:26

Cannes Chimera Initiative creative brief launched
Cannes Chimera Initiative creative brief launched

Cannes Lions and Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation have launched the fourth Cannes Chimera Initiative creative brief, which closes for entries on 1 August 2014. (video)

11 Jul 2014 14:31

Sulet Jansen
Cannes entries reveal a move towards design for change

As the South African representative on the Design judging panel at Cannes, this year's entries revealed a move towards design for change...(videos)

By Sulet Jansen 11 Jul 2014 13:35

[Cannes Lions 2014] Creativity at the speed of culture
[Cannes Lions 2014] Creativity at the speed of culture

As usual, the overriding feeling among delegates at Cannes Lions was that we are on the verge of a new era, on the frontier of a new age...

By Jason Xenopoulos 8 Jul 2014 11:26

Top 10 digital campaigns of 2014: Jan-Jun
Top 10 digital campaigns of 2014: Jan-Jun

CANNES, FRANCE: European research company Best Marketing International has monitored the Gold and Grand Prix winners of 35 local, regional, and global digital marketing awards from all corners of the World (including Cannes Lions) between January and June 2014. (video)

By Hando Sinisalu and Ann Kruuk 2 Jul 2014 06:18

Velocity produces Cannes Lions montage
Velocity produces Cannes Lions montage

Velocity has produced two montage videos for the 2014 Cannes Lions South African winners and the 2014 Cannes Lions Grand Prix winners. (video)

27 Jun 2014 08:16

Haezer's Minted wins Cannes Lions Award
Haezer's Minted wins Cannes Lions Award

Wim Steytler, director of Haezer's music video for Minted, has recently won the Young Director (Silver) Award at the Cannes Lions Award Ceremony in France.

25 Jun 2014 09:36

[Cannes Lions 2014] SA's Kirk Gainsford on Film category entries
[Cannes Lions 2014] SA's Kirk Gainsford on Film category entries

South African Kirk Gainsford, Executive Creative Director of Lowe Cape Town, was a Film Jury member at Cannes Lions 2014. We asked him couple of questions about this category. (video)

By Hando Sinisalu 24 Jun 2014 16:47

[Cannes Lions 2014] SA's 'Street Store' takes Gold at Cannes Lions
[Cannes Lions 2014] SA's 'Street Store' takes Gold at Cannes Lions

South Africa's 'Street Store' entry brought home Gold for SA in this year's Cannes Lions.

By Hando Sinisalu 23 Jun 2014 08:43

[Cannes Lions 2014] Last winners announced
[Cannes Lions 2014] Last winners announced

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity announced the final winners of the 2014 awards on Saturday, 21 June 2014. South African agencies Ogilvy & Mather Johannesburg and Net#work BBDO each walked away with a Bronze Lion. (video)

23 Jun 2014 06:17

[Cannes Lions 2014] Branded Content, Film, Film Craft shortlists released
[Cannes Lions 2014] Branded Content, Film, Film Craft shortlists released

The Branded Content & Entertainment, Film and Film Craft shortlists have been released, with South Africa featuring in two of the three categories. Winners was announced on Saturday, 21 June 2014.

20 Jun 2014 13:08

[Cannes Lions 2014] South African radio success in Cannes Lions
[Cannes Lions 2014] South African radio success in Cannes Lions

Interview with Cannes Radio Lions jury member from South Africa: Vanessa Pearson, Executive Creative Director, House of Brave... (video)

By Hando Sinisalu, Best Marketing International 19 Jun 2014 12:13

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